The 2022 honorees will be celebrated at the Edison Ballroom in New York City on November 16, 2022

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BARBARA EHRENREICH
August 26, 1941–September 1, 2022

The New Press mourns the loss of writer and journalist Barbara Ehrenreich, author of more than twenty books, including the brilliant Nickel and Dimed, which the New York Times called “a classic in social justice literature.” Her work changed the way we think about American health care, about low-wage work and poverty, and indeed about every topic she explored in her many critically acclaimed books.

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